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KANNA, EMILS

  • 1927 - graduates from flight school. Rank: Lieutenant
  • December 1929-1930 - a member of the 1st Fighter Squadron, flying Bristol Bulldogs.
  • May 25, 1930 - participates in the Aviation Festival at Riga/Spilve.
  • December 5, 1930 - designated the status "combat pilot"
  • March 1931 - a member of the 2nd Fighter Squadron, flying Bristol Bulldogs.
  • April 30, 1931 - crashes in Bristol Bulldog #80.
  • September 8, 1935 - participates in the Aviation Festival at Riga/Spilve.
  • December 16, 1936 - a member of the search committee making decisions regarding the purchase of new fighter aircraft. They chose the Gloster Gladiators.
  • August 21, 1938 - participates in the Aviation Festival at Riga/Spilve.
  • October, 1938 - a member of the 2nd Fighter Squadron, flying Gloster Gladiators. Rank: 1st Lieutenant
  • September, 1939 - Second in command of the 2nd Fighter Squadron, Riga.

    Sources

    - Aviacijas Svetki (1935) Programma, pg.12
    - Bruvelis, E. Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
    - Daugavas Vanagu Menesraksts, 1982 No.6 pg. 34
    - Latvijas Kareivis May 22, 1930

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